V5R3 or higher.
Compatible with i5/OS V5R3, V5R4 and IBM i 6.1 and 7.1.
Ability to sign on to the IBM i with *ALLOBJ authority.
Must be current on the latest Cumulative PTF Package, HIPER Group PTF, and Database Group PTF for your operating system release.
License keys are required. Ensure you have obtained a product license prior to installing the product.
Create a temporary directory on your PC: C:\TEMP.
Download the Messenger 6.00 application to the temporary directory. You can access the download from the My Downloads page.
Unzip the file to the C:\TEMP directory.
Open a DOS window (Click Start > Run, type COMMAND, and press Enter). Then, type the following commands:
FTP, then press Enter.
OPEN, then press Enter.
Type your IBM i system name or IP address, then press Enter.
If necessary, type your username and password, then press Enter.
QUOTE RCMD CRTSAVF QGPL/MP600, then press Enter.
BIN, then press Enter.
PUT C:\TEMP\MP600 QGPL/MP600, then press Enter.
BYE, then press Enter.
Sign on to the IBM i with *ALLOBJ authority and run the following commands:
RSTOBJ OBJ(*ALL) SAVLIB(QTEMP) DEV(*SAVF) SAVF(QGPL/MP600)
To go to the main MessengerPlus menu, type MPLUS on a command line and press Enter.
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